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1.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1278 Munras Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940
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Padre Oaks
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Ranked #9 of 12 Monterey B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Lodi, California
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
19 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Thin walls, old beds with ugly spreads, stained blankets, towels you can read through, and single ply toilet paper at $160 a night. What more could you want? Well, if it is one of the last rooms around on a Saturday night you take it. The outside is charming but old, the rooms could be the same but they miss... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We moved out of the room in the middle of the night after discovering a bedbug. We captured it and showed it to the front desk lady the next morning. She crushed it and said, "That wasn't a bedbug." No refund. Stay away. We had a much better experience at the Best Western a couple of blocks down the road.

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Sonoma County, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

They refused us to inspect the room before we paid for it and she told me that she would.'nt refund If we did not accept the room as it was presented at inspection. I told the receptionist that I accept the room if she could garuantee it was a clean room. However, when I was paying by my creditcard she... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We spent two nights here and with the benefit of hindsight wished we had been able to stay somewhere else. The motor festival at Pebble Beach probably contributed to the lack of available accommodation when we were booking our trip. The website states that Padre Oaks has a pool; it, in fact, does not and has not had one for... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We arrived late, did get put into a room, but not very friendly service. Room was dirty - details are; maids long black hair on two of the three pillows, pillows were old and hard, blanket dirty, fan in the bathroom did not work just made a VERY loud noise when turned on, no A/C in the room, lots of... More 

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Rocklin, CA
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Read the reviews but decided to give them a chance anyway. Mom and Pop place, owners seemed pleasant enough. I booked the hotel through booking.com. Hotel very old and outdated. Floral bedspreads and bed skirts, ugh. No A/C, drove to WalMart to get a fan just to have some circulation in the room. Picked up some air freshener too as... More 

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Stockton, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Older motel, park directly in front of your door, inexpensive, clean and good location. I would stay again. Bathroom had been remodeled fairly recently. Not posh but very reasonable for a peak month. Directly across the street from Del Momte a Shopping Center. Few minutes drive to Carmel.

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San Francisco
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Made a late reservation and just needed a place to sleep so chose this motel. My expectations were not high and I was still disappointed. First, the management. Like others have said, they are bad. The woman must think she would die if she smiled. I mentioned to her that I had an appointment and asked if I could Stay... More 

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St. John's, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

I booked this hotel through booking.com in a desperate attempt to find a place to stay between LA and San Francisco on Memorial Day weekend. What a bust. $300 for an old, smelly motel room with a bed that is a little better than a pile of old pizza boxes. No AC here either, unless of course you open your... More 

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Perth, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Place looks good, unhelpful and unfriendly staff, rooms on first entering look good but are fairly ordinary. Water in shower was so hot we could not stand it and there was no way of adjusting it. We could not find heating system and slept in a cold room. Forget breakfast, some kind of cake, and juice, didnt see it on... More 

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Address: 1278 Munras Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Padre Oaks 1.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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